Deborah Hirsch enjoyed a 20-year career in theatre and television before she retired to turn her attention to raising her children. It also began a long and fulfilling volunteer role in Montclair. Deborah has spent 8 years on the Executive Committee of the Montclair Art Museum Board serving on the Facilities, Development and Education committee. She served on the Board of HOMECorp and is a Hospice volunteer for St. Barnabas. Deborah was also Secretary of the Board of the Signature Theatre in Manhattan. She is current President of the Garden Club of Montclair and a Trustee of Fordham University. . She and her husband Peter are long-time residents of Montclair.